EMC releases new family of storage systems

EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) has released EMC Unityâ„¢, a new family of storage systems that helps simplify and modernize the data center, the company said.

Unity is the latest member of EMC´s all flash portfolio delivering highly affordable file and block storage for small and medium-sized IT departments. Unity joins EMC´s portfolio of all-flash storage arrays — XtremIO®, VMAX® All Flash and DSSDâ„¢ D5â„¢ — to ensure that, no matter what a customer needs, EMC has a purpose-built solution to fit virtually any data center use case.

EMC Unity offers cloud-like proactive management and monitoring through a modern HTML5 task-oriented interface that leads the user through daily operations and integrates with VMware and Microsoft ecosystems for easy third-party management. It features new Proactive Assistâ„¢ capabilities designed to give IT control, visibility and automated management of Unity storage systems. Unity service data can also be viewed within EMC MyService360â„¢, a new online service providing customers with real-time visibility into the health and wellness of their EMC environment. MyService360 provides IT with analysis of EMC product code levels, connectivity status, capacity alerts, service activity by site, and more.

With 3X the performance of EMC´s previous generation VNX® arrays, EMC Unity can deliver up to 300K IOPS. EMC Unity is purpose-built to deliver value to customers with predictable all-flash performance and enterprise-class features.

EMC is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset — information — in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way.